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San Miguel beats Derby Ace, goes to semifinals

Philippine Basketball Association
2010 Fiesta Conference Playoffs for outright semifinals
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs San Miguel Beermen
San Miguel wins 88-83

James Yap had 28 points and was 6 out of 11 from 3-point range but could not lead Derby Ace to a crucial playoff game vs San Miguel. Derby Ace Import Clif Brown who played well in the past few games was a non-factor in this game scoring only 9pts and 10rebs and could not limit San Miguel Import Gabe Freeman who scored 20 points.

Special Mention goes to Nino Canaleta who had a solid performance with 16pts,7rebs and Rafi Reavis with 10pts, 8rebs, 2blks.

San Miguel now enters the semifinals automatically with Talk N Text while Derby Ace will face the winner of the wild card phase in the best of 5 quarterfinals series. In the other game, Ginebra routs Rain or Shine and enters the quarterfinals and the Elasto Painters moves down to the Wild Card Phase with Coca Cola, Sta Lucia and Air 21.

Game scores:

San Miguel 88 – Hontiveros 21, Freeman 20, Washington 19, Cabagnot 14, Santos 6, Seigle 5, Yeo 3, Villanueva 0, Miranda 0, Racela 0, Ildefonso 0, Pena 0.

B-Meg Derby Ace 83 – Yap J. 28, Canaleta 16, Reavis 10, Brown 9, Maierhofer 6, Yap R. 6, Pingris 4, Simon 2, Allado 2, Artadi 0.

Quarters: 23-13, 42-31, 61-58, 88-83